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From $32 billion to criminal investigations: How Sam Bankman-Fried's empire vanished overnight

From $32 billion to criminal investigations: How Sam Bankman-Fried’s empire vanished overnight

Samuel Bankman-Fried’s poster in downtown San Francisco. MacKenzie Sigalos | CNBC The Kimchi Swap put Sam Bankman-Fried on the map. The year was 2017, and the ex-Jane Street Capital quant trader noticed something funny when he looked at the page on CoinMarketCap.com listing the price of bitcoin on exchanges around the world. Today, that price …

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In bankrupt Lebanon, locals mine bitcoin and buy groceries with tether, as $1 is now worth 15 cents

In bankrupt Lebanon, locals mine bitcoin and buy groceries with tether, as $1 is now worth 15 cents

Aerial view of the seafront Manara district near downtown Beirut. Bilwander | Getty Images When Georgio Abou Gebrael first heard about bitcoin in 2016, it sounded like a scam. But by 2019, as Lebanon plunged into a financial crisis following decades of expensive wars and bad spending decisions, a decentralized and borderless digital currency operating …

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Ethereum just pulled off its final test run ahead of one of the most important events in crypto

Ethereum just pulled off its final test run ahead of one of the most important events in crypto

Ethereum est la deuxième plus grande crypto-monnaie au monde et donne à Bitcoin une course pour son argent. Getty Ethereum, la deuxième plus grande crypto-monnaie en valeur marchande, vient de subir une dernière répétition générale avant une mise à niveau attendue depuis des années qui est annoncée comme l’un des plus grands événements de l’histoire …

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It has been a miserable month for crypto — and it's only the third day of August

It has been a miserable month for crypto — and it’s only the third day of August

Ce fut un mois difficile pour le secteur de la crypto-monnaie et ce n’est que le troisième jour d’août. Des hacks de ponts inter-chaînes drainant des centaines de millions de dollars de fonds clients à la Securities and Exchange Commission venant après les stratagèmes de crypto Ponzi, ce coin du marché ne peut pas faire …

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